Tahu is a Māori man from Aotearoa New Zealand, descending from the Ngāi Tahu, Te Āti Awa, Ngāti Mutunga, and Ngāti Toa Rangatira iwi (tribes).
Tahu lives and works on Wangal Country in Western Sydney and is dedicated to supporting the advancement of Indigenous peoples as cultural, social, and environmental knowledge holders vital to sustainable development.
Ella was born and raised on Arrernte country and currently resides in Mparntwe (Alice Springs).
Ella has a background in social science and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne, where she completed a double major in Anthropology and History (honours).
Before joining AIGI, Ella worked as a writer and content creator.